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The Oxford Book Of English Short Stories (1998)


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Published: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1998
Description:  xxx, 439 p. ; 23 cm
ISBN/ISSN: 0192142380 (alk. paper),
Language:  English

-- A dream of winter / An Englishman's home / The destructors / The waterfall / The troll / The blush / At Hiruharama / My flannel knickers / Enoch's two letters / Dream cargoes / Telephone / My story / The kiss / The beauty of the dawn shift / Solid geometry / Dead languages /

The Sacristan of St. Botolph / The haunted house / Relics of General Chasse : A tale of Antwerp / A mere interlude / Little brother / Two doctors / Behind the shade / 'Wireless' / Under the knife / A white night / The toys of peace / The tremendous adventures of Major Brown / Some talk of Alexander / The reverent wooing of Archibald / Solid objects / The man who loved islands / A tragedy in green / A widow's quilt / Nuns at luncheon / Landlord of the crystal fountain / On the edge of the cliff / Introduction / A. S. Byatt --

William Gilbert -- Charles Dickens -- Anthony Trollope -- Thomas Hardy -- Mary Mann -- M. R. James -- Arthur Morrison -- Rudyard Kipling -- H. G. Wells -- Charlotte Mew -- Saki -- G. K. Chesterton -- A. E. Coppard -- P. G. Wodehouse -- Virginia Woolf -- D. H. Lawrence -- Ronald Firbank -- Sylvia Townsend Warner -- Aldous Huxley -- Malachai Whitaker -- V. S. Prichett

Rosamund Lehmann -- Evelyn Waugh -- Graham Greene -- H. E. Bates -- T. H. White -- Elizabeth Taylor -- Penelope Fitzgerald -- Leonora Carrington -- Alan Sillitoe -- J. G. Ballard -- John Fuller -- John Fuller -- Angela Carter -- Rose Tremain -- Ian McEwan -- Philip Hensher

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